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Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Level 1 Course Description

Associated Certification: Microsoft Certified Application Specialist – Using Microsoft® Office Excel™ 2016

Course Description: This is the beginner level Microsoft® Office Excel™ 2016 course. You have basic computer skills such as using a mouse, navigating through windows, and surfing the Internet. You have also used paper-based systems to store data that you run calculations on. You now want to migrate that data to an electronic format. In this course, you will use Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016 to manage, edit, and print data.

Course Length: 1.0 day

Course Objective: You will create and edit basic Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016 worksheets and workbooks.

Target Student: This course is designed for people preparing for certification as a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist in Excel, who already have knowledge of Microsoft® Office, Windows® 2000 (or above), and who desire to gain the skills necessary to create, edit, format, and print basic Microsoft Office Excel 2016 worksheets.

Prerequisites: Students should be familiar with using personal computers and have used a mouse and keyboard. You should be comfortable in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on your computer. Specifically, you should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders. Students should have completed the following courses or possess equivalent knowledge before starting with this course: Windows XP Professional: Level 1

Performance-Based Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Explore the Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016 environment and create a basic worksheet.
  • Perform calculations.
  • Modify a worksheet.
  • Format a worksheet.
  • Print workbook contents.
  • Manage large workbooks.